Harvard’s 1st female president stepping down after 11 years

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Harvard University's president says she is stepping down next year after more than a decade at the helm. President Drew F...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Star search: USOC on board with made-for-TV scouting camp

DENVER (AP) — America's got talent, and the leaders at the U.S. Olympic Committee are turning on the TV cameras to find it. The quest for gold an...

May 31st, 2017 |  


The Latest: Austria returns 17 Afghans to their homeland

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on asylum-seekers and migrants in Europe (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Austrian officials say 17 Afghans have been ret...

May 31st, 2017 |  


Gay vulture dads hatch chick at a zoo in Amsterdam

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Two male griffon vultures in a long-standing relationship have successfully hatched an abandoned egg at an Amsterdam z...

May 31st, 2017 |  


UN farm agency warns South Sudan conflict is fueling famine

BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the U.N.'s food and agriculture agency warned Tuesday that conflict in South Sudan could undermine hopes of avoiding a n...

May 30th, 2017 |  


9 campaigning to unseat Standing Rock Sioux chairman

FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) — Nine people are campaigning to unseat Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault. Archambault became a national public...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Power problem leaves Long Island Rail Road trains stranded

NEW YORK (AP) — The Long Island Rail Road says a power problem left two of its trains stranded in an East River tunnel for over an hour and resulted...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Police: Girl dies after SUV hits firetruck in Michigan

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 15-year-old girl has died and two people were critically injured after an SUV they were riding in crashed ...

May 30th, 2017 updated: May 30th, 2017. |  


The Latest: Intel director won’t detail Trump conversation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The na...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


US renews call for Hungary to engage with besieged school

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The U.S. State Department is repeating its call for Hungary to "engage directly" with a university founded by billionaire G...

May 23rd, 2017 |